International Renewable Energy Agency Opens Seventh Assembly

Government officials from more than 150 countries and leaders from international organisations, the private sector and civil society are gathering today and tomorrow in Abu Dhabi for the Seventh Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to chart a pathway to a sustainable energy future.
  • January 2017

IRENA Steps Up Engagement with Pacific Islands to accelerate renewable energy technology deployment

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is strengthening its engagement with the Pacific region by organising a three-day workshop on renewable energy solutions for islands.
  • November 2015

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Renewable Energy Can Unlock Socio-Economic Benefits for Islands, IRENA Reports Find

Developing the vast renewable energy resources of Fiji, the Marshall Islands and Vanuatu would provide substantial socio-economic benefits for their citizens, according to three reports released today by IRENA.
  • July 2015

Energy data and effective policy-making needed to fulfil renewable energy targets

The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) announced that it would conduct a week of training on energy data and policy mechanisms to support the implementation of renewable energy targets. The training, held at the SPC regional office in Suva, Fiji, is being given in partnership with IRENA.
  • August 2014